[GENEVA] The new anti-retroviral therapy cabotegravir could be a "game changer" as a study shows it is many times more effective in preventing HIV in women as PrEP, the UNAIDS body said on Monday...

A PLATFORM that publishes reviews and listings of medical practitioners is drawing flak from some within the industry, even prompting a group to threaten legal action against the startup.

[NEW YORK] Novavax on Tuesday delayed the timeline for beginning a late-stage US trial of its experimental coronavirus vaccine by roughly one month.

[NEW YORK] After millenniums of careful slicing and dicing, it might seem as though scientists have figured out human anatomy. A few dozen organs, a couple hundred bones and connective tissue to...

[BENGALURU] The European medicines watchdog has recommended approving AstraZeneca's treatments for a form of heart failure and a lung disorder, the British drugmaker said on Monday.

[GENEVA] The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday it would assess monoclonal antibodies and other antiviral drugs in its trial of potential Covid-19 treatments, after the trial found...

[TOKYO] Fujifilm Holdings Corp said on Friday it was seeking approval for its flu drug Avigan as a treatment for Covid-19 in Japan, a move that comes after a late-stage study showed reduced...

[SWITZERLAND] Gilead Sciences has questioned the findings of a World Health Organization (WHO) study that concluded its Covid-19 drug remdesivir does not help patients who have been admitted to...

[WASHINGTON] US pharmaceutical firm Eli Lilly on Tuesday paused a late-stage trial of its experimental lab-produced antibody treatment against Covid-19 over an unspecified safety concern, the...

THE Covid-19 pandemic has exposed vulnerabilities in the global biopharmaceutical supply chain, raised renewed concerns over the offshoring of facilities to Asia and highlighted the heavy reliance...